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Should Actors Follow Up With a Casting Director After an Audition?
Acting 13th Sep 2016

acting, acting tips, audition tips

When actors should follow up with a casting director after an audition.
The Most Important Element of an Audition
Acting 12th Sep 2016
What is the most important element of an audition? Casting director Benton Whitley explains—and then gives actors his definition of "talent," which might change everything for you!
How to Prepare for a Headshot Photo Shoot
Acting 1st Sep 2016

acting, acting tips, audition tips

Headshots are your No. 1 business card when it comes to acting, and a good headshot is as important to your success as a bad one can be detrimental to ever booking work
Why the Camera Adds 10 Pounds
Acting 26th Aug 2016

acting, acting tips, TED talk

Here’s the real reason why the camera adds 10 pounds.
Actors: How to Wake Up Casting Directors
Acting 25th Aug 2016

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Backstage Expert and L.A. on-camera acting teacher (and "Star Wars" fan) Ryan R. Williams offers three techniques to use on casting directors in the audition room to let the force be with you.
Is Your Headshot for Acting or Modeling?
Acting 16th Aug 2016

acting, acting tips, audition tips, headshots

Headshots are not one size fits all. Sometimes a modeling shot can be used as an acting headshot, but most of the time they are not interchangeable. So what are the objectives for each and what makes them different?
Actors Reveal The Secret to Memorizing Lines
Acting 11th Aug 2016

acting, acting tips, audition tips, memorising lines

This question was recently asked on Reddit and the working actors shared some amazing insight on how they easily memorize a ton of lines for a major feature film.
The Successful Commercial Actor’s No. 1 Habit
Acting 8th Aug 2016

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The majority of actors approach the commercial audition the same way. Backstage Expert Joseph Pearlman outlines how to set yourself apart from the pack and land the role!
How to Survive As a Working Actor
Acting 1st Aug 2016

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What I can tell you, from my experiences, is how to survive as an actor. This is something any actor who’s stuck around long enough has struggled with, and it’s the toughest part of being a working actor. Here is what I’ve gleaned: